Village of Hope program partnership, "For Seniors, Naturally"
16 January 2022
Thanks to a partnership between Community Support Services of Niagara and Village of Hope, seniors in Lincoln who receive frozen meals through CSSN’s Meals on Wheels program will also be getting a weekly bag of fresh fruit and vegetables. Utilizing their existing infrastructure and volunteer services, the two agencies teaming up just made a lot of sense.
“So rather than us utilizing our drivers who are busy delivering to our families, we needed another route to how can we get our food out to the seniors without overlapping,” said VOH ex ecutive director Cheryl Keddy Scott. “They (CSSN) have already identified the seniors that are the most vulnerable, and they already have drivers go there.”
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